Kiawah Island strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in South Carolina):
College Educated Adults
Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
Comparing Kiawah Island to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in South Carolina (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Nearest Medium City||14 miles SW of Charleston, South Carolina (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||182 miles NE of Jacksonville, Florida|
|Metro Area||Charleston - North Charleston|
|Standard Zip Codes||29455|
|Phone Area Codes||843|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||42 to 57 F|
|Apr Temp||59 to 73 F|
|Jul Temp||77 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||62 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||46.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||38 to 57 F|
|Apr Temp||54 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||74 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||58 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||49.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||39 to 58 F|
|Apr Temp||54 to 75 F|
|Jul Temp||74 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||58 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||49.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.25|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||2||0.2%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,128|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||3.7%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||0.4%|
According to the US Postal Service, Kiawah Island, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Johns Island (29455)
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Ocean View, Delaware||83.5||24.2%||27.7%||26.8%||29||$52,125||4.6%||2.6%||1,006||2.8%||46.7||36%||5|
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